Print Big! 2016 Saturday, April 16, 2016
The goal of Print Big! reflects the mission of the Atlanta Printmakers Studio (APS) – to support and celebrate the vitality of printmaking and to educate the community about this historic image-making medium. Individuals and small groups of artists will design and carve 4’x8’ woodblocks that were printed on the day of the event with a steamroller. The focus of the designs of this year’s prints is En Route Definition: During the course of a journey; on the way.
Print Big! 2016 Participants:
Atlanta Printmakers Studio
Georgia State University
Kennesaw State University
Mount Vernon Presbyterian School
Savannah College of Art and Design Atlanta
The Three Amigos
University of North Georgia
University of West Georgia
Print Big! will be held Saturday, April 16 at Atlanta Printmakers Studio. This event is open to the public, and attendance is free.
Ways To Support Print BIG! 2016:
Volunteer: There is much work required in preparing for the event as well as the day of the event. Contact Chris Neuenschwander if you'd like to volunteer.
Become a Sponsor: Financial support is always needed and greatly appreciated! All money donated will go towards financing Print BIG! 2016. Purchasing banner fabric and ink, supplies for kids printing booth, renting steamroller are among the many expenses involved in holding the event. Learn more about sponsorships...
APS is a 501c3 non-profit organization, so your contributions are tax deductible to the full extent of the law.
Print Big! 2016 is our seventh year running this annual community art event! The goal of Print Big! reflects the mission of the Atlanta Printmakers Studio – to support and celebrate the vitality of printmaking and to educate the community about this historic image-making medium. The focus of Print Big! is fun, creativity, and collaboration. Participating groups from Georgia, featuring artists, community organizations, and college, university, and high school students, will design and carve 4’x8’ woodblocks that will be printed on the day of the event with a steamroller.
Print Big! features festivities that include hands-on printmaking activities, tours of the Atlanta Printmakers Studio, food, and much more! The event will take place outside at the Atlanta Printmakers Studio, located in the Metropolitan Business and Arts District at 675 Metropolitan Parkway in Atlanta.
MANY THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS!
Binders Art Supply
Utrecht Art Supplies
Sam Flax Art & Design
Graphic Chemical & Ink Co.
McClain’s Printmaking Supplies